|Company name||MarketAxess Holdings Inc.|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]MKTX[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Fair|
|Return on Assets growth||Fair|
|Income / Rev growth||Poor|
|Weighted ann. stock price increase||Good|
|Confident Investor Rating||Good|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$773.06|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$1561.12|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$1423.49|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$805.24|
The following company description is from Reuters: https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/mktx/profile?p=mktx
MarketAxess Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an electronic trading platform that enables fixed-income market participants to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments worldwide. It offers institutional investor and broker-dealer firms the access to global liquidity in U.S. investment-grade corporate bonds, emerging markets and high-yield bonds, Eurobonds, U.S. agency bonds, municipal bonds, leveraged loans, and other fixed-income securities. The company, through its Open Trading protocols, executes bond trades between and among institutional investor and broker-dealer clients in an all-to-all anonymous trading environment for corporate bonds. It also offers trading-related products and services, including Composite+ pricing and other market data products to assist clients with trading decisions; auto-execution and other execution services for clients requiring specialized workflow solutions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; and technology services to optimize trading environments. In addition, the company offers a range of pre-and post-trade services, such as trade matching, trade publication, regulatory transaction reporting, and market and reference data across a range of fixed-income and other products. MarketAxess Holdings Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Confident Investor comments: At this price and at this time, I think that a Confident Investor can confidently invest in MarketAxess Holdings Inc. as long as the indicators that I describe in my book The Confident Investor are favorable.
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How was this analysis of MarketAxess Holdings Inc. calculated?
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In order to assist you in using the techniques of this book, the values that I used when calculating the Manual pricing above were:
- Stock price at the time of the calculation: $500.89
- Growth: 0.2
- Current EPS (TTM): $7
- P/E: 74.4533750357286
- Future EPS Calc: $17.41
- Future Stock Price Calc: $1296.84
- Target stock price: $805.23
I hope that this makes you a Confident Investor.